The Boards of the IMF and World Bank have each established working groups to review the processes for selecting the Managing Director and President of the respective institutions. The Executive Boards will report to their Boards of Governors at the September Annual Meetings. The Boards are not likely to seek external input into the process. Details of directors in the working groups are on the Fund and Bank websites.
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New Bretton Woods Project report reveals World Bank Group channelling crucial development resources to banks instead of directly investing in pro-poor projects.
In December 2013, the German Development Institute, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and Bretton Woods Project, in collaboration with the G-24, hosted a high-level workshop in Berlin to foster an open exchange on the profound changes in the global economy and the implications for global economic governance and its constituent institutions and members.
The Bretton Woods Project is an ActionAid hosted project (UK registered charity no. 274467).